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Entegris Launches First Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:00pm

Entegris (Nasdaq: ENTG), a world-class supplier of advanced materials and process solutions for the semiconductor and other high-tech industries, today issued its first annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report.

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  • Entegris (Nasdaq: ENTG), a world-class supplier of advanced materials and process solutions for the semiconductor and other high-tech industries, today issued its first annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211021006077/en/
    Entegris launches first Corporate Social Responsibility Report (Photo: Entegris)
    The overlapping and unprecedented crises of the past 18 months from the COVID-19 pandemic to social unrest and growing concerns about climate change have reaffirmed the need for us to engage proactively to confront these challenges, individually and collectively, said Bertrand Loy, President and CEO of Entegris.
  • Entegris has a long-standing commitment to social responsibility and environmental sustainability, and the launch of our first Corporate Social Responsibility Report is an important milestone in our journey.
  • The 2020 report includes initial disclosures of SASB metrics, and Entegris will continue to disclose additional metrics in future reports published annually.

T-Mobile Will Pay Off Your Phone Up to $1,000

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:07pm

Today, T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) announced that the Un-carrier will now pay off what you owe the Carriers for your eligible smartphone up to $1,000.

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  • Today, T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) announced that the Un-carrier will now pay off what you owe the Carriers for your eligible smartphone up to $1,000.
  • "AT&T and Verizon customers with brand-new 5G phones often find themselves without 5G coverage.
  • Now, the most popular smartphones work across different providers' networks even if those networks arent giving customers equal results.
  • 5G coverage not available in some areas; capable device required & some uses may require certain plan for feature, see T-Mobile.com.

Institute for Advanced Study Partners with Redaptive To Achieve Significantly Reduced Carbon Emissions

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

Through the partnership, Redaptive is installing a geothermal system demonstrating the company's aggressive expansion of its holistic, multi-faceted Energy-as-a-Service offering.

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  • Through the partnership, Redaptive is installing a geothermal system demonstrating the company's aggressive expansion of its holistic, multi-faceted Energy-as-a-Service offering.
  • As part of the efficiency measures, Redaptive has installed LED lighting, a hot water recovery system, and variable-frequency drives (VFDs).
  • That is equivalent to 3,200 metric tons of CO2 emissions or the greenhouse gas emissions from 696 passenger or 385 homes' energy use.
  • IAS' work with Redaptive also further demonstrates the partners' emphasis on reducing emissions rather than offsetting them as many corporations do, according to a recent UN report .

Global Leaders Gather at International Leadership Association Conference in Geneva, Switzerland and Online

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:37pm

The UN Secretary General has declared code red for humanity in the wake of the latest IPCC Climate report.

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  • The UN Secretary General has declared code red for humanity in the wake of the latest IPCC Climate report.
  • The ILA's mission of "Advancing leadership knowledge and practice for a better world" and this year's conference theme - Reimagining Leadership Together - could not be more relevant.
  • There's no better city to be having these conversations than Geneva, the heart and soul of global, multilateral organizations and a hub for international leadership.
  • The International Leadership Association is a worldwide professional association committed to advancing leadership knowledge and practice for a better world.

Amazonas Florestal, Ltd. Announces Acquisition of Colombia Dreams Marijuana (CDM)

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:57pm

CDM is fully licensed in Colombia and dedicated to the cultivation, product manufacturing and distribution of High-CBD Hemp and Medical Marijuana flower, and its many derivative products.

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  • CDM is fully licensed in Colombia and dedicated to the cultivation, product manufacturing and distribution of High-CBD Hemp and Medical Marijuana flower, and its many derivative products.
  • The company has developed hybrid genetics that are testing to some of the highest cannabinoid content levels found anywhere in Colombia.
  • At CDM we had for some time now been searching for an organization that shares our common vision for the future of the cannabis business in Colombia.
  • Forward-looking statements in this release regarding Amazonas Florestal Ltd. are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.

DGAP-News: ENCAVIS AG acquires solar park Groß Behnitz (25 MWp) of the project pipeline of its strategic development partner Sunovis

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:01am

Hamburg, October 21, 2021 - The SDAX-listed wind and solar park operator Encavis AG (Prime Standard, ISIN: DE0006095003, ticker symbol: ECV) acquires the solar park Gro Behnitz (Brandenburg), nearby Berlin, with a generation capacity of 25 megawatts (MWp) as part of the strategic development partnership with Sunovis GmbH.

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  • Hamburg, October 21, 2021 - The SDAX-listed wind and solar park operator Encavis AG (Prime Standard, ISIN: DE0006095003, ticker symbol: ECV) acquires the solar park Gro Behnitz (Brandenburg), nearby Berlin, with a generation capacity of 25 megawatts (MWp) as part of the strategic development partnership with Sunovis GmbH.
  • "With the PV park Gro Behnitz we realise the first project of our more than 200 MW+ strategic development pipeline of PPA solar power plant projects with Sunovis", welcomes Dr Dierk Paskert, CEO of Encavis AG, the start of the ongoing cooperation.
  • Sunovis acts in Gro Behnitz as developer, EPC partner in the current construction phase and is responsible for the operational and maintenance (O&M) services.
  • "We are very happy to realise our ambitious goals regarding the development and construction of PPA projects in Germany with the project Gro Behnitz.

Pernod Ricard: Very Dynamic Q1 at +20%, on Low Comparison Basis, With Strong Demand in Most Markets Q1 Reported Growth +22%

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:30am

Reported Sales growth was +22%, with an overall favourable FX impact, mainly from Chinese yuan.

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  • Reported Sales growth was +22%, with an overall favourable FX impact, mainly from Chinese yuan.
  • As part of this communication, Alexandre Ricard, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, stated,
    We have had a very dynamic start to the year, as expected, with strong demand in most markets.
  • We expect good sales growth to continue through FY22, albeit moderating vs. Q1.
  • All growth data specified in this press release refers to organic growth (at constant FX and Group structure), unless otherwise stated.

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. Continues Its Green Journey as It Joins the Playing for the Planet Alliance

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:30pm

These include:

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  • These include:
    A commitment to executing the sustainability policy put forth by its parent company, BANDAI NAMCO Holdings on April 16, 2021.
  • This policy dictates that all BANDAI NAMCO Group companies must reduce carbon emissions by 35% by the year 2030 and be carbon net-zero by 2050.
  • Establish BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. as an active advocate and example for our development partners, affiliates, etc.
  • About BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc.
    BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc., part of BANDAI NAMCO Group, is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive entertainment for all major video game consoles, iOS, Android, and online platforms.

Trip.com Group Receives UN Award for Gender-inclusive Workplace

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:05pm

Accepting the award on behalf of Trip.com Group, Jane Sun, CEO, commented at the ceremony, "We are honoured to be recognised for the work we have done in creating a gender-inclusive workplace at Trip.com Group.

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  • Accepting the award on behalf of Trip.com Group, Jane Sun, CEO, commented at the ceremony, "We are honoured to be recognised for the work we have done in creating a gender-inclusive workplace at Trip.com Group.
  • As one of a few female-led companies in the technology sector, we take great pride in the gender-inclusive working culture at the Group."
  • With an equal opportunity recruitment process, the Group has a strong diversified workforce which drives growth and development.
  • "The WEPs Award is a testament to our efforts of improving equality and inclusion," said CEO of Trip.com Group, Jane Sun.

Trip.com Group Receives UN Award for Gender-inclusive Workplace

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:36pm

Accepting the award on behalf of Trip.com Group, Jane Sun, CEO, commented at the ceremony, "We are honoured to be recognised for the work we have done in creating a gender-inclusive workplace at Trip.com Group.

Key Points: 
  • Accepting the award on behalf of Trip.com Group, Jane Sun, CEO, commented at the ceremony, "We are honoured to be recognised for the work we have done in creating a gender-inclusive workplace at Trip.com Group.
  • As one of a few female-led companies in the technology sector, we take great pride in the gender-inclusive working culture at the Group."
  • With an equal opportunity recruitment process, the Group has a strong diversified workforce which drives growth and development.
  • "The WEPs Award is a testament to our efforts of improving equality and inclusion," said CEO of Trip.com Group, Jane Sun.